Stop Medicine Abuse: An appeal to parents

October is National Medicine Abuse Awareness Month in the US and the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) is actively campaigning for this observance. The organization is especially … [Read more...]

Cyber bullying is a major source of depression among children

Bullying is a real part, if rather sad fact, of life. I always worry over my 2 second graders and what is going on in the school yard where the traditional bullying usually happens And then there … [Read more...]

Inhalants: addictive substances in your household chemicals

There are many types of addictive drugs. There are the ones taken orally. Some are rolled as a cigarette and smoked. Some are snorted as powder or injected as suspension. And some are sniffed as … [Read more...]

Abusing Rx drugs can kill

Many people do not start taking prescription drugs in order to get high. There are many valid reasons to take them: to ease pain, to help fall asleep, or to ease depressive symptoms. Unfortunately, … [Read more...]